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Integrative Anatomy and Pathophysiology in TCM Cardiology

Integrative Anatomy and Pathophysiology in Traditional Chinese Medicine Cardiology covers the structure, function, and pathology of the cardiovascular system from the TCM and western medical perspectives. It focuses specifically on western medicine anatomy and pathophysiology, along with TCM aspects of essence, qi, blood and body fluid concepts, production, and function to explain cardiovascular system dysfunction, its independent role and dependent interactions with the functions of other organ systems.

This book is designed for US-based licensed TCM practitioners as well as cardiology researchers.


This book is intended for U.S. based licensed TCM practitioners, cardiologists and researchers of TCM and cardiology.

Paperback, 96 Pages

Published: April 2014

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-800123-3


  • Chapter 1: Cardiac Cell
    Chapter 2: Cardiac Structure
    Chapter 3: Cardiovascular System
    Chapter 4: Cardiac Rhythm
    Chapter 5: Pumping Actions
    Chapter 6: Vascular Function and Circulation
    Chapter 7: Humeral Control
    Chapter 8: Nervous System Regulation
    Chapter 9: Overview of TCM and Western Perspectives
    Chapter 10: Lung Diseases
    Chapter 11: Brain Diseases
    Chapter 12: Kidney Diseases
    Chapter 13: Liver Diseases
    Chapter 14: Spleen Diseases
    Chapter 15: Gastro-intestinal Tract Diseases


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